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Casa Colonial Mercedes

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Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was one of my favourite casas on my trip. The hosts were incredibly hospitable and friendly. Michael went to extraordinary lengths to help me (thank you in particular for taking me to the resort to book the Tropicana show!). He speaks perfect English. His mother is very considerate, and made sure that I was taken care of (thank you...

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Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

A wonderful homestay that I can't recommend enough. Mercedes and her son Michael, who speaks Fluent English, were incredibly welcoming and helpful. The home is clean and spacious and Mercedes' food is definitely among the best we had in Cuba. Michael, who works for a local travel agency, kindly arranged excellent local tours to a tobacco plantation and nearby beach...

Thank Ian P
Reviewed May 27, 2016

This was the first casa we stayed in and probably the most charming and authentic Cuban experience, as the others were more like small hotels. We managed to communicate well with Mercedes although her english is as good as our spanish! Mercedes is very hospitable and her food is wonderful. She always offered us a drink when we returned from...

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Schiedam, The Netherlands
Reviewed February 24, 2016

The place was clean and well kept on a good location. Mercedes does not speak English but her son Michael does very well. They were very helpfull. Breakfast was very good. We would certainly recommend this Casa.

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Reviewed February 1, 2016 via mobile

Stayed here back in 2008 but my partner and I have such fond memories of staying with Mercedes and her son and daughter in law. Nothing was too much trouble and they gave us a taste of Cuban family life. Great food and delicious drinks. Highly recommended.

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Reviewed May 14, 2015

This casa is the REAL deal, from the rooms, to the food, to the awesome hospitality. Authentic CUBA. Mercedes and her son Mykel go out of their way to make you feel as if you are one of their own. Familia, estan en nuestros corazones, mil gracias por su amor, attencion y por su puesto esa langosta....los recordamos, Tere, Mary,...

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Perth, Australia
Reviewed April 17, 2015 via mobile

Tia Mercedes, I miss your coffee and yummy chicken, frijoles and arroz. Your house is always so welcoming. We don't know when but we look forward to our best visit - and sitting in your kitchen enjoying your care and warmth. We're far away but you are not far from our thoughts.

Thank PeteOcean
Reviewed March 15, 2015

We visited several casa particulares in different towns in Cuba. This casa was the one we appreciated most! It was´not the most exclusive but senora Mercedes and her son made our stay great. Her cooking is the best in Cuba! Calm and peaceful location. Free coffe and juice.

Thank JanKerstin
Vienna, Austria
Reviewed January 17, 2015

We stayed in the casa particular for 1 week and found it absolutely lovely. It is an exciting experience to Michael (the son) is a very entrepreneurial spirited guy that has a lot of recommendations, is well connected to all the People and was very helpful as a "travel agency" for all our activities.

Thank valentin2k
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Reviewed December 27, 2014 via mobile

Best stay of our holiday. Watched the world passing the road while sitting on the terrace with the best mojito made by Mercedes. The food Mercedes prepares is so delicious after all the dinners in the state owned restaurants. The best place to relax!!

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English and French speaking hosts in a colonial casa particular near Vinales center. A large air-conditioned room with a high ceiling. Private bathroom and amazing food. Maikel, the son of Mercedes, works in tourism and can help you to arrange any kind of tours you want to do. ... more   less 

Additional Information about Casa Colonial Mercedes

Address: Rafael Trejo # 2, Vinales 22400, Cuba
Location: Caribbean > Cuba > Pinar del Rio Province > Vinales
Price Range: $19 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Number of rooms: 2
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“Mercedes only has 1 room”
 of 5 bubbles 428as, May 27, 2016 | Read review
“There is only one!”
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“just one room - so book ahead if possible”
 of 5 bubbles PeteOcean, Sep 24, 2012 | Read review
“Easy, there is only one room”
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“only one room.”
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